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Kara Walker

  1. art review
    Kara Walker’s New Show Is the Best Art Made About This Country in This CenturyIt’s extraordinary to see an artist responding so well to the incredible political storm blowing all around us.
  2. fall preview 2017
    38 Must-See Art Exhibits Opening This FallKara Walker, Chris Ofili, David Hockney, and more.
  3. artist statements
    Read Kara Walker’s Artist Statement About Being Fed Up With Such Statements“How many ways can a person say racism is the real bread and butter of our American mythology…”
  4. vulture cover story
    After Her Sugar Sphinx, Kara Walker Is a Whole Different Kind of Public FigureAnd she’s figuring out a whole new approach to public art.
  5. The Reviled Identity Politics Show That Forever Changed ArtHow identity politics became for this era what Impressionism and Cubism were for theirs.
  6. video
    Kara Walker Secretly Filmed You Taking Selfies in Front of Her SphinxHere is the video.
  7. seeing out loud
    When Did the Art World Get So Conservative?When we’re treating works of art as ruthlessly and unsubtly as we would hate speech, is it political progress or aesthetic ignorance?
  8. the royal family
    Bey, Jay, & Blue Visited the Kara Walker ExhibitGod bless America.
  9. art review
    Saltz: Kara Walker Bursts Into Three Dimensions, and Flattens MeWalker has only gotten better, more wicked and out-there.
  10. art candy
    Ouch!The Whitney isn’t the only place to catch Kara Walker this season.